Print Email

All Courses & Sets

48 Courses Found

48 Courses

Grid List

Filter
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

48 Courses

  1. Math and Magic

    Math and Magic

    Arthur T. Benjamin
    4.5 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (48)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £29.99 £19.99£29.99
    Taught by award-winning math professor and professional magician Arthur T. Benjamin of Harvey Mudd College, this course shows the math behind magic through dozens of tricks based on mathematical principles. You’ll learn the algebra that explains card tricks, the shortcuts to lightning-fast mental calculations, and other marvels of the magician’s art—all while impressing your friends, family, and yourself.
  2. Understanding Complexity

    Understanding Complexity

    Scott E. Page
    4.5 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (117)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £29.99 £19.99£29.99
    Discover and grasp the fundamentals and applications of the amazing field of complexity science with Understanding Complexity. Professor Scott E. Page—one of the field's most highly regarded teachers and researchers—shows you how complexity science helps us understand the nature and behavior of financial markets, corporations, native cultures, governments, and other systems that play important roles in...
  3. Physics and Our Universe: How It All Works

    Physics and Our Universe: How It All Works

    Richard Wolfson
    4.5 out of 5
    81% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (76)
    Starting at £84.99 Starting at £84.99 £114.99 £84.99£114.99
    Discover the beauty and simplicity of science's most fundamental branch with Physics and Our Universe: How It All Works. Intensively illustrated with diagrams, experiments, animations, graphs, and other visual aids, these 60 lectures by engaging and award-winning Professor Richard Wolfson introduce you to scores of fundamental ideas such as Newtonian mechanics, waves and fluids, thermodynamics, electricity and...
  4. Introduction to C++: Programming Concepts and Applications

    Introduction to C++: Programming Concepts and Applications

    John Keyser
    4.3 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Taught by Professor John Keyser of Texas A&M University, this course is a step-by-step guide to the popular computer programming language C++. Professor Keyser explains how to access C++ so you can program along with him as he covers the major coding styles offered by this versatile language, including object-oriented programming. In the last lecture, you create an AI game-playing program.
  5. The Power of Mathematical Visualization

    The Power of Mathematical Visualization

    James S. Tanton
    4.7 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (61)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    World-renowned math educator Dr. James Tanton shows you how to think visually in mathematics, solving problems in arithmetic, algebra, geometry, probability, and other fields with the help of imaginative graphics that he designed. Also featured are his fun do-it-yourself projects using poker chips, marbles, strips of paper, and other props, designed to give you many eureka moments of mathematical insight.
  6. Mastering Linear Algebra: An Introduction with Applications

    Mastering Linear Algebra: An Introduction with Applications

    Francis Su
    4.5 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Taught by Professor Francis Su of Harvey Mudd College, this course covers the topics of a first-semester college course in linear algebra, including vector spaces, dot and cross products, matrix operations, linear transformations, determinants, eigenvectors and eigenvalues, and much more. Professor Su introduces many fascinating applications of linear algebra, from computer graphics to quantum mechanics.
  7. Mathematical Decision Making: Predictive Models and Optimization Sale

    Mathematical Decision Making: Predictive Models and Optimization

    Scott P. Stevens
    4.7 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (60)
    Save up to £25.00 Starting at £19.99 £54.99 £19.99£54.99
    Researchers have perfected mathematical techniques for predicting the best possible outcomes when faced with conflicting options. Now, all you need is a computer and spreadsheet program to harness the power of these methods for solving practical problems. Discover the endless ways in which applying quantitative methods helps problem solvers like you make better decisions in business, research, government, and...
  8. Secrets of Mental Math

    Secrets of Mental Math

    Arthur T. Benjamin
    4.7 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (173)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £29.99 £19.99£29.99
    Improve and expand your math potential—whether you're a corporate executive or a high-school student—in the company of Professor Arthur T. Benjamin, one of the most entertaining members of The Great Courses faculty. The Secrets of Mental Math, his exciting 12-lecture course, guides you through all the essential skills, tips, and tricks for enhancing your ability to solve a range of mathematical problems...
  9. Algebra I

    Algebra I

    James A. Sellers
    4.9 out of 5
    95% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (111)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    Algebra I is an entirely new course designed to meet the concerns of both students and their parents. These 36 accessible lectures make the concepts of first-year algebra-including variables, order of operations, and functions-easy to grasp. For anyone wanting to learn algebra from the beginning, or for anyone needing a thorough review, Professor James A. Sellers will prove to be an inspirational and ideal tutor....
  10. Understanding Investments Sale

    Understanding Investments

    Connel Fullenkamp
    4.5 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (182)
    Save up to £25.00 Starting at £19.99 £54.99 £19.99£54.99
    Learn how to invest with skill and confidence to attain your financial goals with the 24 timely and informative lectures of Understanding Investments. Economist and Professor Connel Fullenkamp explains the fundamentals of investing to those new to the subject while broadening and deepening the knowledge of more experienced investors. He clearly explains the various kinds of financial markets, the different kinds of...
  11. Joy of Mathematics

    Joy of Mathematics

    Arthur T. Benjamin
    4.4 out of 5
    81% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (203)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Humans have been having fun and games with mathematics for thousands of years. Along the way, they've discovered the amazing utility of this field—in science, engineering, finance, games of chance, and many other aspects of life. This course of 24 half-hour lectures celebrates the sheer joy of math, taught by a mathematician who is literally a magician with numbers. Professor Arthur T. Benjamin shows how...
  12. Learning Statistics: Concepts and Applications in R

    Learning Statistics: Concepts and Applications in R

    Talithia Williams
    4 out of 5
    68% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (47)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Taught by Professor Talithia Williams of Harvey Mudd College, this course surveys college-level statistics through dozens of exercises conducted in R, a free statistical programming language with millions of users worldwide. From describing and visualizing the data you have, to methods such as ANOVA and multiple regression for reaching broader inferences, you learn the most widely used statistical measures,...
  13. Money and Banking: What Everyone Should Know

    Money and Banking: What Everyone Should Know

    Michael K. Salemi
    3.9 out of 5
    67% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (61)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    Get a penetrating look at the financial institutions that are fundamental to your life with the 36 detailed lectures of Money and Banking: What Everyone Should Know. Award-winning Professor Michael K. Salemi investigates a range of pivotal and fascinating topics. Among these: the history of money; how money is created by commercial and central banks; the role of public confidence in the stability of financial...
  14. Economics, 3rd Edition

    Economics, 3rd Edition

    Timothy Taylor
    4.6 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (125)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    We are all economists—when we work, buy, save, invest, pay taxes, and vote. It repays us many times over to be good economists. Economic issues are active in our lives every day. This course helps you think about and discuss economic issues that affect you and the nation every day—interest rates, unemployment, personal investing, budget deficits, globalization, and many more—with a greater level of knowledge...
  15. An Introduction to Formal Logic

    An Introduction to Formal Logic

    Steven Gimbel
    4.7 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (50)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    From advertisers trying to separate you from your money, to politicians trying to get your vote, to friends who want you to agree with them, many people use flawed and misleading arguments to sway your behavior. Formal logic is intellectual self-defense and the key to clear thinking, good planning, and sound reasoning. Learn the principles in 24 lucid lectures taught by a professor who practices what he teaches.
  16. Chaos

    Chaos

    Steven Strogatz
    4.7 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (108)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Chaos theory-the study of the behavior of sensitive systems over time-affects nearly every field of human knowledge, from the arts to zoology. Journey with Cornell University Professor Steven Strogatz to the heart of this revolutionary field and discover new ways to think about the world. From the surprising tale of how chaos theory was discovered, to the ways it can help us solve mysteries like the nature of...
  17. Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument

    Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument

    Bruce H. Edwards
    4.7 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (35)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Mathematical proof is the gold standard of knowledge. Once a mathematical statement has been proved with a rigorous argument, it counts as true throughout the universe and for all time. Imagine, then, the thrill of being able to prove something in mathematics. But you don't have to imagine the exhilaration of constructing a proof-you can do it! Prove It: The Art of Mathematical Argument initiates you into this...
  18. Chemistry, 2nd Edition

    Chemistry, 2nd Edition

    Frank Cardulla
    4.5 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (76)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    Discover why success in chemistry depends only on a genuine understanding of the field's concepts and ideas. Chemistry, 2nd Edition provides a foundation for future success by giving students a deep and thorough grasp of the fundamental problem-solving skills needed to study chemistry. Veteran science teacher and Professor Frank Cardulla's 36 carefully designed lectures are valuable tools for struggling students,...
  19. How Music and Mathematics Relate

    How Music and Mathematics Relate

    David Kung
    4.6 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (157)
    Starting at £29.99 Starting at £29.99 £49.99 £29.99£49.99
    Get a new perspective on two of the greatest achievements of human culture in the 12 dazzling lectures of How Music and Mathematics Relate, taught by award-winning mathematician and musician David Kung of St. Mary's College of Maryland. Understanding the connections between music and mathematics helps you appreciate both, even if you have no special ability in either field. By exploring the mathematics of music, you...
  20. Zero to Infinity: A History of Numbers Sale

    Zero to Infinity: A History of Numbers

    Edward B. Burger
    4.5 out of 5
    78% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (52)
    Save up to £40.00 Starting at £14.99 £54.99 £14.99£54.99
    Numbers surround us. They mark our days, light our nights, foretell our weather, and keep us on course. They drive commerce and sustain civilization. But what are they? Zero to Infinity: A History of Numbers will not only give you the full and detailed story of how and why numbers are important; it will also introduce you to their enduring mystery. Whether you struggled through algebra or you majored in mathematics,...